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The Sea-Wolf (Oxford World's Classics)

The Sea-Wolf (Oxford World's Classics)
Author: Jack London
ISBN 13: 9780199554942
ISBN 10: 199554943
Edition: Reissue
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication Date: 2009-06-15
Format: Paperback
Pages: 418
List Price: $10.95

A deranged and abusive sea captain perpetrates a shipboard atmosphere of increasing violence that ultimately boils into mutiny. This 1904 maritime classic depicts the clash of materialistic and idealistic cultures with gritty realism and sublime lyricism.

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Although American literati don't read this adventure, it remains a masterpiece of Naturalist fiction.